Internet NZ Council 2013 Elections – Voting 24 June – 6 July

Opinion – The Scoop Editor [ SCOOP EDITOR’S NOTE: Scoop Founder and General Manager Alastair Thompson has been nominated for election as an InternetNZ Councillor. Voting for four positions to council will start later today. Voting is electronic and members of InternetNZ are …[ SCOOP EDITOR’S NOTE: Scoop Founder and General Manager Alastair Thompson has been nominated for election as an InternetNZ Councillor. Voting for four positions to council will start later today. Voting is electronic and members of InternetNZ are eligible to vote. Note that if you join InternetNZ now you will not be able to vote in this year’s election. There are eight nominees for the positions and their election statements are published below in full with links back to the versions on the InternetNZ website. The statements provide an interesting insight into the rising level of interest in Internet Governance issues in New Zealand. From July 8th to 10th InternetNZ will be hosting a third annual Nethui event in Wellington bringing together a wide range of stakeholders who are interested in NZ’s digital future and how that effects the wider. Scoop is proud to be a gold-sponsor for this event.] InternetNZ 2013 Council Election From the Internet NZ Website Nominations have now closed for four Councillor positions serving on the Council of InternetNZ for a three year term (ending at the AGM in July 2016). Councillors...

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